The first matric class of the Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy for Girls has joined thousands of other matriculants around South Africa in the anxious countdown to early January when exam results are published. The matric class wrote the NSC examinations.
Most of the academy’s matric class have confirmed their tertiary education plans for 2012. A total of 15 students will attend the University of Cape Town, seven will attend Wits University, 13 the University of Johannesburg, 21 Rhodes University, nine the University of Pretoria, one will study at Stellenbosch University, one the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University, three the Tshwane University of Technology and one the Cape Town University of Technology. Full story.